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All eyes on Cricket Advisory Committee now for Coach Selection

MUMBAI (TIP): As the clock begins to tick away for the Board of Control for Cricket in India‘s (BCCI) Cricket Advisory Committee (CAC) to zero in on Team India’s new coach, a question – better asked sooner than […]

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KUMBLE SET FOR BITTER EXIT AFTER CHAMPIONS TROPHY

MUMBAI (TIP): Anil Kumble appears to have decided to walk away as India coach at the end of the ICC Champions Trophy campaign when his one year contract will come to an end. With reports of major differences between Kumble and skipper Virat […]

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SEHWAG TOP NAME FOR INDIA

NEW DELHI (TIP): Former cricketer Virender Sehwag on Friday became the most notable applicant for the Indian cricket team’s chief coach’s post, which would be technically vacant when Anil Kumble’s term comes to an end after the Champions Trophy. While Kumble […]

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KINGS XI PUNJAB PIP MUMBAI INDIANS TO STAY IN IPL HUNT

KINGS XI PUNJAB PIP MUMBAI INDIANS TO STAY IN IPL HUNT Wriddhiman Saha’s unbeaten 55-ball 93 powered Kings XI Punjab to 230/3 against Mumbai Indians in an IPL – Indian Premier League 2017 encounter. In reply, MI could score 223/6 in 20 […]

The ICC Champions Trophy will be played in UK from June 1 to 18. Defending champions India’s first match is against Pakistan in Birmingham on June 4.
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‘NEGATIVE’ BCCI ORDERED TO SELECT INDIA TEAM

NEW DELHI (TIP): The Supreme Court-appointed Committee of Administrators has rebuked the Board of Control for Cricket in India officials for delaying the naming of the Indian cricket team for next month’s ICC Champions Trophy […]

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ONCE THE LEADER, MS DHONI FEELS BATTING BLUES

Mahendra Singh Dhoni has been more in focus than his team Rising Pune Supergiant in this Indian Premier League. And that should be the case ahead of the clash against Gujarat Lions at the SCA […]

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BCCI withdraws complaint against Steve Smith and Peter Handscomb

The BCCI on March 8 decided to withdraw the complaint against Steve Smith and Peter Handscomb on the controversial Decision Review System (DRS) call issue that led to war of words between the rival teams. […]

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IPL 2017 Player Auction Complete List

Ben Stokes most expensive buy at Rs 14.5 crore, Karn Sharma most expensive Indian for Rs 3.2 crore IPL 2017 Player Auction just got over today in Bengaluru inside the plush hotel rooms for the tenth edition. With […]

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ICC should know what happens if they try to kill Indian cricket, the golden goose: Shastri

NEW DELHI (TIP): Indian cricket has rarely been in the pink of health, on the field, as it is now. The team, under the unified captaincy of Virat Kohli across formats, has begun to produce […]

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2017 IPL Players auction guide

The 2017 IPL players auction in Bangalore on Monday has created a buzz ahead of the tenth season of the T20 league. Here’s a rundown on the big event. Player for sale From an original […]

Ashwin, currently the topranked Test bowler, had picked up 48 wickets and scored 336 runs in eight Tests during the ICC's voting period from September 2015 to 2016
India

Ashwin named ICC Cricketer of the Year, Test Player of the Year

NEW DELHI (TIP): India off-spinner R Ashwin has claimed the top ICC awards for 2015-16, having been named the ICC Cricketer of the Year and the Test Cricketer of the Year. Ashwin is the third […]

Pakistan

Play cricket or compensate for damages: Najam Sethi

LAHORE (TIP): Pakistan have demanded financial compensation from both the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) and the International Cricket Council (ICC) for the losses incurred following India’s refusal to play the neighbouring […]

The BCCI has opposed the root-and-branch changes proposed by the Lodha panel, arguing it is a private body.
India

LODHA PANEL REFORMS: SC BARS BCCI FROM GIVING FUNDS TO STATE ASSOCIATIONS

NEW DELHI (TIP): India’s cricket board cannot release funds to state affiliates until they implement sweeping reforms backed by the Supreme Court, the top court ruled on Friday, a decision that may disrupt the sport […]

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India ODI team picked by new selection committee likely to escape SC action

NEW DELHI (TIP): “If it aint broke dont fix it” goes the saying, and one area the Justice RM Lodha Committee has left alone is that regarding the players. The Supreme Court-appointed panel though suggested […]

Virat Kohli and his teammates celebrating the wicket of Latham of New Zealand.
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KOLKATA TEST: INDIA DEFEAT NZ, CLAIM NO.1 RANKING

KOLKATA (TIP): India regained their No.1 position in Tests with a massive 178-run victory against New Zealand on a tricky pitch that gave them an unassailable 2-0 lead in the series. A confident innings from […]

Anurag Thakur, BCCI chief
India

Why the BCCI is against implementing certain reforms of Lodha panel

The apocalypse that threatens to raze the BCCI to the ground is mostly the doing of its own officials. The present office-bearers are getting the stick from the Supreme Court but their predecessors were just […]

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My job is to protect ICC’s interests, says Shashank Manohar

MUMBAI (TIP): Shashank Manohar’s critics feel that he has let the BCCI down – first by deserting the ship just when the whole foundation was about to be hit by the Supreme Court-constituted Lodha Committee […]

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BCCI to create digital injury monitoring system

NEW DELHI (TIP): The Indian cricket board (BCCI), which has long been looking for ways to minimize strain-related injuries to its players – especially the faster bowlers – has plans to devise a digital system that […]

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Ganguly and Lodha helped Kumble topple Shastri

BANGALURU (TIP): Cricket Association of Bengal chief and former India captain Sourav Ganguly and former chief justice of India RM Lodha played a big role in the appointment of Anil Kumble as Team India coach […]

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Sanjay Bangar appointed as India’s coach for Zimbabwe tour

NEW DELHI (TIP): Sanjay Bangar, former India all-rounder, has been appointed as India’s head coach for the Zimbabwe series, the Board of Cricket for Cricket in India announced on Thursday (May 26). Bangar has previously […]

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NO PERMANENT POSITIONS FOR BCCI, ECB AND CA: ICC BOARD

DUBAI (TIP): The International Cricket Council is all set to scrap the controversial constitutional amendments, which gave executive clout and financial power to India, Australia and England, with its Shashank Manohar-led Board recommending complete overhaul […]

India

SUPREME COURT TO BCCI: CARRY OUT ALL LODHA COMMITTEE RECOMMENDATIONS

NEW DELHI (TIP): The Supreme Court of India on Feb. 4 suggested to the Board of Control for Cricket in India that it accept all the recommendations of the Justice Lodha Committee relating to structural […]

India

DDCA row: AAP, Kirti Azad intensify attack on Jaitley

NEW DELHI (TIP): Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, December 30, came under fresh attack over DDCA affairs with AAP accusing him of pressuring the then Police Commissioner to “close” investigation involving a cricket club of a bank […]

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Venue allotments for World T20 raises eyebrows

NEW DELHI (TIP): The Indian cricket board’s (BCCI) decision to award almost half of the ICC World T20 matches next year to only two venues -Dharamshala and Nagpur -has raised eyebrows. These two venues -which […]

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Jaitley’s DDCA affairs

The controversy over the CBI searching the office of Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal perfectly illustrates why politicians must not get involved with sports administration, especially cricket, which is flush with money and vulnerable to corruption. […]